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Trainee Transport Operator

Ref: VAC-1006219
  • Salary: £20000 p/a
  • Location: Felixstowe
  • Industry: Office Trainee
  • Discipline: Trainee Transport Operator
  • Employment: Permanent


Job Description

Our Felixstowe transport company are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and confident young person to join their busy team
No previous experience is required but the successful candidate must be keen to get into the transport industry, be computer literate, proactive, good communicator and ambitious
Training will be given to perform the following duties:
Daily container releasing from ports and depots
Daily booking on of export/empty containers to port/depots
Daily customer checks, ensuring all work is in the computer system (call-overs)
Covering for operators when they are out of the office including driver and haulier calls
Liaising with customers, informing of delays and follow up (Quality Assurance)
Inputting and amending of transport bookings
Proof of delivery administration (POD)
Daily import and export check offs for customer, ensuring the computer matches up
Collating extra charges such as demurrage, wasted days/half days/journeys and diversions etc processing in the computer and notifying customer
Any administrative back up as required on all departments (charges, traffic & fleet)
Salary c£20,000


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